Synonyms for drown out

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The sound of the cannon,” he answered evasively, “will drown out what we do.

Toglet drank copiously, as if to drown out the memory of what had occurred.

How long would it take to fill the hole and drown out the woodchuck?

He raised his voice to drown out the shouting uproar of the water.

"Why, the snow will drown out your fire in half an hour," scoffed Isadore.

She taught me how to drown out groundhogs and chipmunks from their holes.

The noise that would be made by such a happening might drown out the justice of the cattlemen's claim.

As business affairs are usually conducted, they are more likely to drown out home happiness than to create it.

There was not a sound to drown out the deep humanity of that summoning, challenging voice.

I tried to drown out some, and poured several barrels of water into a hole without bringing any out.